Pocahontas County Birth Records

Search for Pocahontas County IA birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Pocahontas County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Pocahontas County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. An Iowa birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for an IA driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Pocahontas County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Pocahontas County Clerk Pocahontas IA 99 Court Square 50574 712-335-4208


Pocahontas County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Pocahontas County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Pocahontas County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Pocahontas County Iowa. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Pocahontas County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Fonda City Hall Fonda IA 104 2nd Street 50540 712-288-4466

Gilmore City City Hall Gilmore IA 304 South Gilmore Street 50541 515-373-6326

Havelock Town Hall Havelock IA 858 Wood Street 50546 712-776-2738

Laurens City Hall Laurens IA 272 North 3rd Street 50554 712-841-4526

Palmer City Hall Palmer IA 316 Richart St 50571 712-359-2430

Plover Town Hall Plover IA 301 Main 50573 712-857-3532

Pocahontas City Hall Pocahontas IA 23 West Elm Avenue 50574 712-335-4841

Rolfe City Hall Rolfe IA 319 Garfield Street 50581 712-848-3124

Varina City Hall Varina IA 107 Main St 50593 712-288-6233


Pocahontas County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Pocahontas County Iowa, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Pocahontas County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in Iowa, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Pocahontas Community Hospital Pocahontas IA 606 Northwest 7th Street 50574 712-335-3501